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Mut temples
Introduction

29. Hundreds of statues

30. Most sacred of Mut

31. Other temples

32. Sacred lake




















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Sacred lake at Mut precinct

Mut precinct, Luxor, Egypt

Remains of the priestly staircase leading down to the boats that sailed the Sacred lake here. The southern end of the Temple of Mut can be made just across the water.

Mut precinct, Luxor, Egypt

Aerial photo of all of the Mut Precinct. In the centre of the Sacred lake is the Temple of Mut. The Temple of Amenophis 3 is stretches out to the left. The Temple of Ramses 3 is in the upper right corner. The road that goes like an toppled L is the Avenue of Sphinxes, connecting to the Luxor Temple (right) and Temple of Amon (down).




By Tore Kjeilen